What Can Atheists Teach the Religious / Spiritual with Jim Palmer
My guest is Jim Palmer we're going to talk about his amazing journey for him to find the divine. Should be an amazing show.
Jim Palmer is an author, speaker, artist, spiritual director, and leading figure in the non-religious spirituality movement. Palmer received his master of divinity degree from Trinity Divinity School in Chicago and for several years served as an ordained minister over a community parish.
In 2000, Palmer left professional ministry and began chronicling his journey of “shedding religion to find God,”and has authored five critically acclaimed books: Divine Nobodies, Wide Open Spaces, Being Jesus in Nashville, Notes from (Over) the Edge, and Inner Anarchy.
As a writer, speaker and spiritual director, Palmer invites people to explore and create their own spiritual path, and to be an authentic and fully-expressed human being. He often uses the phrase “life is my religion” to convey that the totality of life is sacred and beautiful.
Palmer is a vigorous activist for victims of oppression around the world. For a season, he traveled abroad with an international human rights organization as part of an operation to free children from forced child prostitution and child slave labor.
He is an adjunct college professor in the areas of Ethics, Linguistics and Comparative Religions. Jim loves animals and cares for three special needs animals of his own. He is an artist in the areas of poetry, abstract painting and photography. Jim is an explorer, you might find him running a trail, hiking to a summit or snapping photos in villages and cities throughout the world.
About David Franklin Farkas:
David Franklin Farkas, M.S.Ed, is a consultant, intuitive and spiritual healer specializing in remote healing of buildings, places, people and businesses for individuals and organizations.
Think of this work as removing the unseen blocks and obstacles that keep you from moving forward personally or in business
Who cares? His clients who...
• Who owned buildings that would not sell, before he cleared them.
• Who are realtors that now have another strategy besides lowering price.
And his clients whose...
• Businesses are now growing more rapidly.
• Neighbor, tenant, human resources or other issues are now much improved.
• Kids can now sleep well because the 'monsters' are gone.
• Mental or physical complaints are now, somehow, much improved, thank you.
• And... Oh, you get the idea.
He is also a sought after humorous and controversial international speaker whose signature talk is titled ‘Is Everything You Know About Ghosts Dead Wrong?’ David is featured in the book ‘Rising to the Top’ with other luminaries including Jim Rohn and Les Brown.
Now David brings his unique skills, talent, and perspective to Empower Radio with “The Farkas Files”, available here on-demand.